approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Henry's basic stance toward life, the way others see him, the way Henry Armetta comes across, the face he shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Henry Armetta - his real motivation, which describes the kind of person he is at heart and where his true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Henry Armetta" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Henry a little better. This page describes the disguise Armetta wears, his role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Ferociously proud and somewhat vain, Henry Armetta likes to be impressive and to be considered special and unique. He is not timid, meek, or self-effacing, and is rarely content with staying in the background or in a subordinate position. He is a natural leader, and does not take orders from others very well. Armetta must have something of his own, something creative - be it a business, a project, a home or whatever - that he can develop and manage according to his own will and vision. Whatever Henry does, he does it in a unique, dramatic, individual way. He likes to put his own personal stamp on it.
Henry Armetta also has a very strong sense of dignity, self-respect, and personal honor and is deeply offended if someone treats him in a humiliating or dishonorable way. Armetta will rarely confront the offender - he is too proud to do so - but he will lose his affection and respect for them. Henry dislikes pettiness and hates to be snubbed or ignored.
Armetta admires others who are strong individuals like himself. When Henry Armetta befriends someone, Armetta is tremendously loyal, sincere, and willing to go to extraordinary lengths to make that person happy. He is very giving and generous, but his gifts are never anonymous - Henry expects recognition and appreciation for them. He also expects the intense loyalty that he offers to his dear ones to be reciprocated. However, Henry Armetta often has trouble developing relationships with people who are as strong as himself, for he does not really cooperate or share the leading role very easily. If he is not in the leading role, he aspires to be and will compete with the person who is.
Henry Armetta has great heart and courage, and people often look to him for strength, encouragement, and affirmation. Henry always puts his best face forward and rarely allows others to see him hurting, disheartened, or vulnerable. Henry Armetta also has a very strong need for love, admiration, appreciation, and praise, although he does not like others to realize just how important it is to him.
His outlook on life tends to be very personal and rather self-centered. His own self-expression, self-actualization and self-realization interest Henry more than anything else. Henry Armetta feels that if he does his best where he is, the rest of the world will take care of itself.
Henry Armetta appears to be unusual, highly independent, and a free spirit. There is a touch of brilliance, of the creative genius, in his manner. He is also restless and easily distracted, tending to fly from one thing to another, which may give the impression that Armetta is unreliable.
Henry has penetrating insight into people and a keen eye and ear for the hidden, unspoken, behind-the-scenes elements in life. He may seem intense and make other people a bit uncomfortable at times. There is also a sexual quality in Henry's manner which can be quite alluring, in a subtle way.
Henry Armetta tends to be somewhat inhibited and does not want to attract attention to him. He is likely to think that other people are more important than he is and prefers to live in seclusion.
He is likely to live in an unusual or somewhat restless environment. Henry Armetta needs his freedom and may be a bit inconsiderate and combative toward others at times. Henry has a strong desire to exceed his limits, even if it means having to use force.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Uranus Sextile Asc.
Pluto Sextile Asc.
Asc. Conjunct Saturn/N. Node
Asc. Conjunct Uranus/Pluto